February 13, 2019

New Year’s Resolutions for the University Risk Professional

Harry Rosenthal, General Manager, Risk Management Services, Unimutual  At this time of year, it is traditional to optimistically look forward to the upcoming year and plan […]
December 12, 2018

Simon Says: What a dog of a year it was!

By Simon Iliffe, Unimutual Risk Manager Goodbye to 2018 – the year of the dog – from “Simon Says”: a dirty dog of a year for […]
December 5, 2018

Member Spotlight: John Da Fonte

In these Spotlight discussions, we sit down for a chat with the individuals that make up the Unimutual community, to share the experiences of the parts […]
February 13, 2019

Changing Global Relationships: Risk or Opportunity for Higher Education? Issue 78

There are some things that none of us want to occur. Risks that, even if they don’t affect us directly, we hope will not come about. But we […]
November 2, 2018

Student Activism 2.0: Four main causes of increased litigation: Issue 77

The Mutual has noticed an increase in student-related liability matters over the past two years. Why is this? No one knows for sure, but its likely […]
September 18, 2018

Three major emerging risk trends: Drones, robocars, and #MeToo: Issue 76

We recently conducted an overview of developing risk issues, based on recent claims experience; consultancy tasks we’ve been doing members; and our insights into world events […]
October 26, 2018

Member Matters Issue #4, 2018

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June 12, 2018

Member Matters Issue #3, 2018

View Member Matters Issue #3, 2018 covering the Royal Commission, Cybercrime, and the RMIS of the future  
May 4, 2018

April 2018 Member Matters

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December 12, 2018

Building Risk Assessment and Resilience Guideline

Buildings are critical to the ongoing operation of university functions as they house the activities which are at the core of learning, research, and administration. This […]
December 12, 2018

Twenty Opportunities for Improved TCE Management

2017-18 was not a vintage year, in fact it was annus horribilis so far as research spoilage losses were concerned. It was the year where what could happen – did happen. The […]
December 11, 2018

Root Cause Analysis (RCA): The ‘Five Whys’ Method

Introduction Incidents, near–misses, and system failures happen for a reason. Understanding the contributing factors and root cause, then implementing counter-measures or process improvements, is the key to preventing future incidents and possible losses. Losses materialise in many […]
September 19, 2018

Unimutual Conference 2018 – Presentations

We’re pleased to announce that the 28th annual Unimutual Conference, held exclusively for Unimutual Members and partner brokers, has been a huge success. The Conference was […]
February 27, 2018

Save the Date! 2018 Unimutual Conference

Registration invitations have been emailed for this year’s annual Unimutual Conference to be held  Wednesday 5th to Friday 7th September at the Parkroyal Hotel, Darling Harbour, Sydney.  […]
October 11, 2017

Unimutual Conference 2017 – Day 3

A sign of success at any conference is the production of materials which are useful resources after the conference is over. By that measure, the 2017 […]
May 1, 2018

Member Conversations: Curtin University

We are delighted to announce our newest member initiative, Member Conversations. These are online events created exclusively for our members, where peers present on their experience and […]
December 14, 2017

Webinar – Cyber Protection and Claim Notification Process

Your company discovers a cyber security breach… Now what? In the face of a cyber incident, taking immediate action and following the correct notification procedure, could […]